SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silicon Image (NASDAQ: SIMG), a leading provider of HD connectivity solutions, today announced that its UltraGig™ 6400 ultra low-power 60GHz WirelessHD® mobile transmitter was named a winner of a People’s Choice Stevie® Award for favorite new products in the Consumer Electronics category of The 11th Annual American Business Awards. The UltraGig 6400 was recognized for wirelessly connecting mobile devices to DTVs and large displays with cable-like video quality. The crystal People’s Choice Stevie Awards will be presented to winners during a gala banquet on Monday, September 16 at the Julia Morgan Ballroom in San Francisco, CA. Details about the complete list of People’s Choice Stevie Award winners in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
Silicon Image’s UltraGig 6400 creates a secure, high-bandwidth video link to WirelessHD-compliant receivers and displays, eliminating interference from Wi-Fi signals, microwave radiation, or cordless phones. It is the industry’s first complete 60GHz WirelessHD transmitter for mobile devices that integrates a 60GHz RF transceiver, baseband processor and embedded antenna array into a single IC package.
See demonstrations of 60GHz WirelessHD technology at these upcoming industry events:
Prime – August 30-September 2, 2013 – Seattle, WA
WiHD Rocks! will be exhibiting at booth #3746 at PAX Prime in Seattle, WA from August 30-September 2, 2013.
Expo – September 26-28, 2013 – Denver, CO
DVDO will be showcasing its DVDO AIR product, which features WirelessHD connectivity, at booth #3727 at the CEDIA Expo in Denver, CO from September 26-28, 2013.
For more information about Silicon Image’s wireless solutions, visit: http://www.siliconimage.com/solutions/wireless/
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. A fifth program, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, will debut this year. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.
About Silicon Image, Inc.
Silicon Image is a leading provider of connectivity solutions that enable the reliable distribution and presentation of high-definition content for mobile, consumer electronics, and PC markets. The company delivers its technology via semiconductor and intellectual property products that are compliant with global industry standards and feature market leading Silicon Image innovations such as InstaPort™ and InstaPrevue™. Silicon Image’s products are deployed by the world’s leading electronics manufacturers in devices such as mobile phones, tablets, DTVs, Blu-ray Disc™ players, audio-video receivers, digital cameras, as well as desktop and notebook PCs. Silicon Image has driven the creation of the highly successful HDMI® and DVI™ industry standards, the latest standard for mobile devices – MHL®, and the leading 60GHz wireless HD video standard – WirelessHD®. Via its wholly-owned subsidiary, Simplay Labs, Silicon Image offers manufacturers comprehensive standards interoperability and compliance testing services. For more information, visit us at http://www.siliconimage.com/.
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